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Postby cfrost5 » Sat Oct 09, 2004 8:01 am

IS FUEL SUPPOSED TO BE DRIPPING FROM UNDER THE CARB?
FUEL IS EVERYWHERE BUT THE #1 PLUG IS DRY
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THIS IS FUN,,BUT MORE FUN WHEN IM DRIVING IT
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Postby Harold R » Sat Oct 09, 2004 8:09 am

No. Sounds as if you have a stuck float, or it's improperly adjusted. I suspect a kit is needed. You'll find lots of good info from this board, plus,
if you go to the home page, you'll see a link titled "H.L. Chauvin". Lots of good gouge on carb adjustment and repair. 8)
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Postby cfrost5 » Sat Oct 09, 2004 8:15 am

I DID TRY A KIT
ACTUALLY A BUDDY TRIED A KIT
BUT OBVIOUSLY WE DID SOMETHING WRONG
ILL TRY AGAIN
THANKS FOR YOUR HELP
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Postby Lurker Carl » Sat Oct 09, 2004 9:52 am

Use the kit from CaseIH. Most, if not all, the off-the-shelf kits have missing pieces, horrible quality, wrong instructions, or components for many applications that don't quite fit. It's well worth the extra $$ to do it right the first time.

While you're at it, check the castings for warping. They can be straightened. You may also need to clean out the fuel tank, sediment bowl and fuel line to get rid of crud.

Good luck with the repairs.
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Postby Rudi » Sat Oct 09, 2004 9:56 am

I would also have a look at this: Lurker Carl's Carb Fixes.

This series of articles will go a long way to helping you fix your carb woes. Carl is probably one of the best with the carbs I have seen. Oh, and I have seen him in action at CubFest Northeast 2004. Man knows his stuff :!: :D
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